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March Madness has finally arrived, and I think it’s safe to say that everyone’s bracket is busted. If not, consider yourself lucky. This year’s bracket may be very unpredictable, but teachers have cracked the code in combining basketball with STEAM education by utilizing fun and interactive...

During Black History Month, my high school science classroom celebrates the life of a different African-American scientist every morning. Throughout each week, I share the stories of five individuals who have deepened our understanding of science or invented a life-changing commodity. At the end of the...

Teachers and students produce their best work in December. Yes, everyone is stressed, students are antsy, and daylight is dwindling. It makes sense that articles about teacher exhaustion are rampant on our social media feeds this time of year. But this month is also the...

The average adult in the United States reads a few thousand words every day—encompassing everything from street signs to text messages to news headlines. But those thousands of words amount to nothing without comprehension and critical reading skills, which enable us make sense of the...

Whether it’s through assessment practices that ensure your students are on track, or creative lessons to make sure they have 21st century skills, as educators, we know you’re always thinking about prepping your students for the world that awaits them after graduation. Check out the two pieces...

The classroom isn’t the only place where teachers make an impact. The articles I’m sharing today illustrate all the hard work many teachers are doing outside of the classroom to ensure all their students have a chance at achieving success. Get in the Thanksgiving spirit: share...